Ms. Shin is a product of FCPS as she attended elementary, middle, and high school in Springfield, VA. She went on to attend the University of Virginia prior to returning to FCPS to begin her teaching career. Ms. Shin taught 2nd, 5th, and 6th grade for 10 years before becoming a math specialist at a Title I school. She later worked in instructional services supporting elementary schools throughout the county as the ESOL Math Instructional Support Teacher. During that time Ms. Shin returned to UVA and obtained her math specialist degree as well as her endorsement in administration and supervision. In 2014, Ms. Shin returned to her first love of working directly with children when she joined the Mason Crest community. When she is not at school, you can find Ms. Shin spending time with her husband, who is also an FCPS teacher, and her two children.
Mr. Aiello brings a wealth of knowledge and experiences to the Mason Crest community, beginning the 20th year of his career in education. Mr. Aiello is married to Bianca Aiello, the Director of Student Services at Poe Middle School, who has raved about the Mason Crest community and students. They have a dog, Ann Arbor, named after Mr. Aiello's passion for Michigan football. In addition to being a big sports fan, he is also an avid reader and enjoys eating out with his wife.